Grace Poe seeks more time to submit DNA results to SET

MANILA, Oct 21 (Mabuhay) – The camp of Sen. Grace Poe has asked the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) for more time to submit the results of DNA testing to trace her family, amid lingering questions on her citizenship. SET spokesperson and secretary Irene Guevarra said on Wednesday...

Sen. Poe’s ‘vision for a greater Philippines’

Meeting Senator Poe at the exclusive media press conference prior to Kalayaan’s celebration of the 116th anniversary of Philippine Independence, was not only a privelege, but an unexpected experience of admiration for a public servant who humbly sounded like a powerful...

Poe recalls immigrant life in US

By Nimfa U. Rueda LOS ANGELES – Sen. Grace Poe reminisced about her life as an immigrant in the United States as she addressed Filipino-Americans celebrating the 116th Philippine Independence Day. “I was once an overseas Filipino like you,” Poe, told hundreds of Fil-Ams attending...

Aquino approves laws converting two colleges into state universities

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III signed on May 24 two laws converting two colleges into state universities in Mountain Province and Cotabato City. The President signed Republic Act 10583 “An Act Converting the Mountain Province State Polytechnic College...

Southeast Asia Events February – November 2013

Presentations, Conferences, Performances, Festivals, and More… (Films and Exhibitions Below) Saturday, February 2, 2013 From Prosecution to Empowerment: Fighting Trafficking and Promoting the Rights of Migrants 8:00 AM – 5:00 P.M. Davidson Conference Center University...